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: The Childhood Years



  1. Nosebleeds
  2. Husband scratched daughter on purpose... help me please... I don't know what to do
  3. Do you have a kids pool at your home?
  4. 8 year old seems traumatized from sleep over camp...
  5. 9-year old separation anxiety?
  6. 5yo wetting bed since medical issues were brought up.
  7. Swim question
  8. Check Out This Funny Family with Four Kids Show!
  9. Talking with children about difficult extended family issues and painful past events
  10. Over affectionate 6 yo DD - scaring others
  11. My son gender confused? Need some advice.
  12. social norms -- neighborhood kids
  13. my 7 year old stole a phone... SHOCKED...what to do??!
  14. new gift alternative
  15. "Science-y" gifts ideas for $10 or less
  16. HopHopClock - A help for parents
  17. How to best handle being a parent to an extrovert when you're an introvert?
  18. Need advice for discouraging "potty talk" and some other behaviours in DS!
  19. Son's hand in crotch all the time ~ what to do?!
  20. Anyone ever have to find pet new home?
  21. Sensitive, emotional, passive-aggressive 4-year-old
  22. Pinpointing the cause of some SERIOUS gas in 6yo girl
  23. Almost 4 year old - constant questions, repetitive
  24. 5 year old child vomiting at only night & low grade fever
  25. 5 year old has a hard time falling asleep
  26. Cyst on dd collar bone under the skin.
  27. disturbing nicknames for the new baby. please help!
  28. road/boat travel with kids
  29. Siblings sleeping together?
  30. 5 YO still grieving loss of pet after 6 months
  31. Primer for "big kid" outdoor play?
  32. Looking for recommendations: Bedtime stories on audio CD
  33. Need bike trailer recommendation
  34. The Amazing Repeating Five-Year-Old
  35. Little boys and gun play
  36. Kids wanting to end friendships - WWYD?
  37. Do you think kids today are different from previous generations?
  38. Exhausted referee needs advice/to vent - Put my 6 y.o. boys in separate rooms?
  39. 5 year old losing baby teeth?
  40. "Shy" 4 yr old and preschool
  41. Playing Dumb
  42. lunch checkout process at your public school -- how does it work?
  43. 7 year old girl is pooing and peeing in the cat's litter box- help
  44. The Childhood Years
  45. 8 yo seems to be getting acne
  46. How can we make our backyard more fun for our kids?
  47. Rash on groin in almost 5 year old
  48. Dealing with violent outbursts in 8 year old
  49. Does DS have chickenpox??
  50. parents of girls: talk to me about body image
  51. "I'm sick" everyday - 6 year old
  52. Eating food/candy.......off the ground
  53. How many afterschool activities does your child do?
  54. Has Anyone Had Success with NAET?
  55. How to encourage 3 yr old to catch up on sleep after surgery?
  56. why is my 3.5 yo so miserable?
  57. how to mesh to kids with opposite personalities?
  58. how to help 4 year old feel more secure
  59. When to worry about weight of a 7 year old?
  60. Gun play
  61. Tell me about IEP plans
  62. Kid fears breaking stuff
  63. 4.5 year old boy, still wakes up at night
  64. When is it okay to leave kids alone in a public location?
  65. Bonding without playing
  66. Kissing game in kindergarten
  67. Little Big Brother...
  68. 5 year old boy and a "bad attitude"
  69. Keeping 3 year old occupied without technology
  70. Celebration Burn-Out. How to shift our kid's attitudes about holidays and birthdays?
  71. Please complete my survey on children and media violence!
  72. Bedwetting and more bedwetting
  73. Can't stand that all the neighborhood kids want to play at my house!
  74. Chore chart
  75. Pressures of peer groups start early
  76. My 5yo "confessed" he wants to be a girl
  77. 3yr old PMSing
  78. i think my 6yo is depressed
  79. 5 year old dd, plain shoes and birthday party unhappiness
  80. Are you a parent of a 1-10 year old and want to participate in a uni project about parenting and feeding?
  81. What is empathy supposed to look like?
  82. Toys for an 8 year old boy!
  83. I am a NINJA!!
  84. Outdoor toy suggestions??
  85. Little Big Brother..
  86. Are you a competitive or cooperative mother?
  87. Keeping 4 Year Old Active...Suggestions?
  88. What are your plans for your child for the summer?
  89. 3.5 year old and the potty
  90. How to fight with the monsters living inside my child 's play house ?
  91. Worried about meningitis
  92. Clothing brands for big kids: help my strong, healthy daughter stay confident!
  93. Is seven the new thirteen?!
  94. Advice for recovering from lingering illness
  95. That stinky kid smell
  96. Ds is having regular muscle cramps
  97. Did you sleep with your kids when they were little?
  98. In laws with no sense of germs, and wild cousins.....
  99. Attachment Parenting the ADHD child (please read and weigh in your thoughts if you are parenting an ADHD child)
  100. Uninviting someone to a birthday party.....what would you do?
  101. Five year old might be stealing at school--not sure
  102. Finding rain boots for kid with W I D E feet.
  103. Four and 1/2 year old wont do pretend play
  104. My daughters BMI is below 1%?
  105. Getting home from work (balancing unwinding and spending time w kids)
  106. Things I Said I Would NEVER Do..... (Let's see how well that turned out...)
  107. Need Help Teaching Kids About Safety and "Stranger Danger"
  108. 5 yo ds and hurt feelings
  109. Co-sleeping w/3 yo and new baby on the way. Help!
  110. How old to move playroom to basement?
  111. Surviving a Strong Willed, Clingy Child
  112. Does anyone have experience getting an older child to accept your pregnancy?
  113. Trouble getting "mobilized"
  114. Anyone else have a kid who just wont keep their hands to themselves?
  115. Violent 10 year old
  116. When one parent has to miss child's birthday, what to do?
  117. Is it time to tell dd about gender differences
  118. First Grade Mean Girls
  119. Feel like my 6 year old is always getting the short end of the stick when it comes to love and attention...
  120. I feel unfair but...trying to meet 4 kids' needs!
  121. Impossible to take out of the house!
  122. refusing warm clothes in a cold climate
  123. Video player in a childs bedroom?
  124. Nonviolent Chapter Books?
  125. Advice re: extra curricular activities for pre-school/K kids?
  126. 9yo persistent nose picking - ideas?
  127. I always come back to Mothering.com when there's trouble...
  128. Very shy 3.5 year old- to start school or wait?
  129. Moving to Big Bed fears (mine!)
  130. You WILL EAT, or table rules.
  131. 3.5 old curly hair - tangly - won't brush - help!
  132. natural toy companies?
  133. almost 5 year old talks so much and doesn't listen
  134. What are your views on The Diary of a Wimpy Kid
  135. Help me make our neighborhood fun!
  136. Fluoride supplements?
  137. What are your kids drawing lately?
  138. Active kids and jeans/pants
  139. Friends- 1st Grade
  140. In bed with mommy - activity ideas for the little (and not so little) ones
  141. How much Vitamin C?
  142. Any kids with dreds out there?
  143. Am I being really mean?
  144. WWE - 6 and 8 year old boys want to watch
  145. Feeling overwhelmed and pressured...
  146. Worried about my 6 yo, should I look into getting him counselling? (long).
  147. Homeschooling
  148. start co-sleeping at 4???
  149. 4 yo boy loves everything "girly"
  150. Do you buy your childen gifts in between holidays/birthdays?
  151. Soon to be 7 year old son still wears pull ups at night
  152. Too young?
  153. staying home alone
  154. My son is sneaking candy
  155. 4 year old views sleep as public enemy #1
  156. 3 (almost 4) yo and constant tantrums! Help!
  157. Good-for-you birthday parties
  158. looking for Mr Dressup and Lassie shows
  159. Math book recommendations, please
  160. Six-year-old crawls into our bed every night and there is not enough room.
  161. 3 1/2 year old with lots of attitude!!!
  162. How do I convince my fiance to tell his children their cat died?
  163. seven and eight year old boys
  164. Strange Rebellions-
  165. Encouraging 5yo to sleep in his own bed.
  166. 6 year old's grief...
  167. Son playing with princeses
  168. Eating together
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  170. Advice on 4yr old that is maybe HYPO sensitive - SPD but not ASD
  171. Appropriate Cooking Age
  172. How to motivate dd to brush teeth?
  173. Books for 10 year old who finds reading a challenge?
  174. Two winter fairy tales.
  175. Undescended testicle surgery on a 5 year old
  176. Manners disappeared...HELP!
  177. At the end of my rope with DD (long)
  178. Dad tells 8 year old son "Not to tell mom" that she lectures a lot.
  179. Finding balance
  180. Tiny and angry
  181. Desperate for help, I'm falling apart as a AP mom!
  182. Overall immaturity and dyspraxia
  183. How to address topic of physical handicaps with a 4 yr old?
  184. HELP!!!! Not sure what to do with our middle child
  185. seeking negative attention is draining mom and dad
  186. tickling between cousins
  187. Longer/chapter book suggestions for nearly 5 year old??
  188. Grandparents & Toys
  189. 5yr girl bleeding-ok?
  190. How do we help dd?
  191. Neighbor boy's unfiltered insults hurting my family
  192. Leapfrog Leappad Ultra- Yes or No?
  193. boy, 3.5, SO PHYSICAL
  194. Desperate for a Change in our Dinnertime/Eating!
  195. 6 year old boy
  196. 6 year old boy still pooping in his underwear--encopresis
  197. picky neighbor kid is making my kid picky too
  198. What to do when my child's teacher punished him wrongly?
  199. 3.9 y/o Awake at 2 every night, normal?
  200. 3.5 Year Old - Time between dinner and breakfast?
  201. Did you tell your children about Santa?
  202. Tell me about Hanna Andersson
  203. Child exposed to porn at playdate
  204. Is it normal to wonder if your child is "normal"?
  205. Wish list for family to buy for your child...
  206. 5 year old has some small pimples.
  207. spirited, angry, worried 6 yr old
  208. Looking for a HOMEMADE Christmas gift idea for a 10yr old
  209. "Create Your Own Holiday Cards" Giveaway
  210. convince me Shrinky Dinks are safe -- melting plastic, really?
  211. Getting Ready for Thanksgiving Dinner
  212. Another Christmas gift question - should I buy or should I not?
  213. Wjhat are you getting your 3 year old for christmas?
  214. Black Elderberry for Croup?
  215. My 4 year old can not draw anything
  216. Help with craft supplies?
  217. Need movie recs for 3.5 yr old
  218. Child being unfairly judged by school
  219. Becoming concerned with son's "slippery hands"
  220. Looking for games appropriate for preschool (4-5 year olds)
  221. Becoming a man book for 7 year old boy
  222. Kids Sleeping on Their Own
  223. Please tell me how to get my children to listen to me!!
  224. Raising an extrovert when you're an introvert. (responses very much appreciated!)
  225. 4-Year-Old with possible sensory issues
  226. Birthday party ideas for 7 yo
  227. How much outdoor time?
  228. Nosebleeds from picking?
  229. What do you do when your child refuses to do an activity you signed her up for?
  230. Has Your Child Ever Had an MRI scan?
  231. Please suggest good books for a 3.5 yr old boy
  232. 4 year old - outrageous defiance and mama dating for the first time. Help.
  233. 4 1/2 yr old not doing what I say to do/doing what I say not to do!!
  234. Toys that actually keep kids busy
  235. 5yo penis issue
  236. Neighbors, children, and noise
  237. Sudden bedwetting
  238. Your 6 year old boy
  239. Would this be psychologically harmful (re: food/eating)?
  240. Breast obsessed six year old?
  241. Do you let your children watch Disney?
  242. Wasting Food (aka Well, I Screwed That Up!)
  243. Need help with my almost 4 year old DD.... I'm at my wits end. :(
  244. What is a suitable weekly schedule for a 4 - 5 year old child?
  245. DD (3 yr) not excited at all about Christmas :(
  246. The mean/bully Mom.
  247. self-invites = stress to the host?
  248. Need Help
  249. 10 year old 5th grader still believes in Santa
  250. awesome summer game